American Fascism: Then and Now

David Runciman, Helen Thompson and Sarah Churchwell

David Runciman and Helen Thompson talk to historian Sarah Churchwell about the origins of the idea of American fascism. Does it follow a European model or is it something exceptional? What role do white supremacy and anti-Semitism play in its development? How close has it got to power? And does it make sense to call Trump a fascist?

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